Ruben Rodriguez

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How to Decode an American Wine Label

<i>This post originally appeared on VinePair.</i><p>Wine labels have a huge range: they can be starkly simple to elegant to fanciful. However, if your wine is being made in the U.S., certain information will always be present on the label. Here's how to figure out what it means.<p>Brand/Producer<p>This seems …

em> Recipe </em> :: Hawaiian Lava Flow {cocktail}

I just discovered this amazingly delicious drink in Hawaii. It is a variation on a pina colada, with the addition of a strawberry puree. The drink is …

Smashed Raspberry Lemonade Cocktail

Do you love raspberry lemonade as much as I do? This next cocktail is so sweet, tart and sparkling! It's perfect for a party too. Here's how it's …

Erin's Food Files » Pineapple Sangria

Pineapple Sangria<p>Posted by Erin Wilburn / <b>44 comments »</b> / alcohol, drinks<p>I don’t really have a quick or witty story to tell to relate to this sangria, …

Friday Cocktail Hour: The Cosmopolitan

The Cosmopolitan. Photo by Donna Turner Ruhlman<p>What else with the fried chicken for a graduation lunch? Any special beverages for graduation? “Kathy …

Mixology Monday: Cherries – Liquidity Preference

Today’s Mixology Monday theme is cherries, a flavor that seems to go wrong more often than it goes right. Says host Andrea at Gin Hound:<p>Singapore Gin …

Cocktails

Friday Cocktail Hour: The Madras

Swap OJ for grapefruit juice and a Sea Breeze becomes a Madras.<br>Photo by Donna Turner Ruhlman.<p>When I returned to the CIA in the fall of 1999, two …

4th of July Cocktail Recipes – 2013

For reasons passing understanding, the inbox flows full for the Fourth of July (for everyone outside of the United States, that’s our Independence …

Friday Cocktail Hour: Limoncello Cocktail

The Seersucker 751/Cocktail and photo by Donna Turner Ruhlman<p>Donna asked to shoot a cocktail. I said, “Go ahead.” She said, “I want to do a Sidecar.” …

Friday Cocktail Hour: La Paloma Revisited

The refreshing Paloma: tequila, lime, grapefruit soda. Photo by Donna Turner Ruhlman.<p>This has become my favorite of Donna’s cocktail shots because it …

Recipe: Bastille Day Cocktails

Bastille Day is coming up this Sunday. For those unfamiliar with the French holiday, one could liken it to our July 4th Independence Day celebrations …

Recipe: Tabasco Cocktails

Looking to spice things up a bit? These cocktails, all involving Tabasco hot sauce, might be just the thing you’re looking for.<p><b>Comedic Twist</b><br>2 cups …

City Paper Cocktail

The Baltimore City Paper contacted me about creating a summer cocktail to feature in their next issue. Click here for the article. They wanted to …